Vehicle Workshop Technician

Vehicle Workshop Technician

Job Title: Vehicle Workshop Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10307_1500042251
Contact Name: Don Marsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2017 15:24

Job Description

Job Title Workshop Technician
Location Southend on Sea
Salary Competitive Hourly Rates plus benefits

About Veolia - We are resourcing the world

We manufacture green products and green energy using waste, waste water and wasted heat as a resource mine. We provide tailored solutions for industry or municipalities to help them save and preserve resources.
We are working hard to create a future in which end-of-life resources are transformed into products that enrich our lives and can power our homes and industry. The circular economy already represents 20% of our turnover and we are constantly developing innovative ways to develop access to, preserve and replenish resources.
To achieve our vision; we focus on creating a team with a diverse range of talent that operates in a safe, innovative and sustainable environment in order to promote the green economy and build new markets.

About the role;

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Commercial vehicle Technician to join the Veolia fleet team, based in Southend on Sea, to plan and supervise the maintenance of a mixed fleet of vehicles. You will be required to observe all rules and appropriate operating procedures and instructions.

Principle responsibilities;

  • Interact and work as a team with other workshop Staff.
  • Schedule the planned servicing and inspection of vehicles and equipment to Company standards and procedures.
  • Arrange the purchase of replacement parts, outside repair and other services.
  • Report any unsafe or defective plant, tools, equipment, PPE, practices, methods or other hazards
  • Undertake diagnosis of vehicle and equipment faults, major component overhaul.
  • To undertake regular safety monitoring of Workshop facilities and equipment.

Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications;

  • Good supervisory skills
  • Time served HGV Mechanic
  • LGV Class C Licence
  • Skilled in Diagnosis and overhaul of components
  • Good standard of administration

Veolia supports the principle of Equality & Diversity in employment and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.